This Week’s Events

Branch: Central Library
Date: Friday, May 25th, 2018
Start time: 8:00 pm
Age group: All Ages - Everyone
Event type: Community Learning, Culture
Description: A cinematic event that explores classic and important films. Sit down with us as we view selected films and discuss how each movie impacted film-making and culture. Doors open at 7:30pm
Branch: Central Library
Date: Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Tweens (Grades 3 - 5), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Advanced Workshop | Join the coding movement. It is recommended to take the beginners workshop prior to signing up for the advanced level class. Don't worry about experience, we'll loop it together from beginning to end in these mini workshops for Grades 5-12.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Monday, May 28th, 2018
Start time: All Day
Age group: Staff
Event type: City of Chesapeake
Description: Holidays Library Closed
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Monday, May 28th, 2018
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Literacy, Culture
Description: Engage in STEAM activities, video game tournaments, social media 101, music & movie challenges, board games, and arts & crafts during after school hours! Grade 6-12.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Staff
Event type: City of Chesapeake
Description: Staff meeting
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Literacy, Culture
Description: Engage in STEAM activities, video game tournaments, social media 101, music & movie challenges, board games, and arts & crafts during after school hours! Grade 6-12.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Literacy, Community Learning
Description: Join the after-school Regional Study Club and get help for upcoming tests and completing homework. Study sessions will be led by a professional tutor with expertise in the core subjects of Math, Reading Comprehension, Writing, and Science.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Culture
Description: Are your friends afraid to bring up current events with you in the room? Do strangers walk away while you're explaining your take on this crazy world? It's time to be heard! Participants are encouraged to bring a cup of coffee and engage in conversation with other interested people.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Seniors
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Bring us your online or technology-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our technology experts are available to help you.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Job Help & Personal Finance
Description: Our trained library staff provide personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Seniors
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Bring us your online or technology-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our technology experts are available to help you.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Job Help & Personal Finance
Description: Our trained library staff provide personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Literacy, Culture
Description: Engage in STEAM activities, video game tournaments, social media 101, music & movie challenges, board games, and arts & crafts during after school hours! Grade 6-12.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
Start time: 5:30 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Community Learning
Description: Bring your projects, yarn, needles and hooks to this lively yarn crafting group. All skill levels are welcome. No registration needed.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Thursday, May 31st, 2018
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Join the coding movement. Don't worry about experience, we'll loop it together from beginning to end in these weekly classes for grades 6-12.